Saint John Catholic School

Tel: (843)744-3901
Grades: PK-8 | 49 students
  • The heart of Saint John Catholic School is Christian Community.
  • Our primary focus is the children under our care.
  • Our commitment is to provide a safe, secure and caring environment where faith formation, gospel values and a strong academic foundation can flourish.
  • In such an environment, we strive to guide each child to grow and develop to full potential.
  • Daily prayer, service to others, self-discipline, a sense of social justice, personal responsibility and conflict resolution skills are vital components of our entire school program.
  • Our school community recognizes and embraces the cultural, social, economic and religious differences that exist in our school and in the world.
  • We strive to instill in each child an inherent self worth and respect for all people.
  • The faculty and staff of Saint John Catholic School recognize the uniqueness of each child, acknowledging that children learn in different ways and at a different pace.
  • Therefore, our curriculum includes a variety of learning levels and techniques, teaching basic skills as well as critical thinking and problem solving.
  • We accept and support the needs of individual students and strive to meet these needs whenever possible.
  • Our goal is to encourage every student to do their best to develop their God-given abilities in caring, supportive and non-competitive environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism Spectrum/Gifted / ADD / ADHD / Others
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Saint John Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki / SJCS Plaid with SJCS Logo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary by status as active Catholic and number of children enrolled. Tuition assistance is available.
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director Karen Durand
Admissions Associate Jeannette Dangerfield

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. LEGO League LEGO League,
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